- Pitch surfaces
Pitch surfaces are the imaginary planes, cylinders, or cones that roll together without slipping. For a constant velocity ratio, the pitch cylinders and pitch cones are circular.1
1. "ANSI/AGMA 1012-G05", "Gear Nomenclature, Definition of Terms with Symbols".
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